Valuation services for derivatives and hedging help manage risks associated with interest rates, foreign currencies, and commodity prices. These services are performed for interim and annual financial reports. Accounting in this area is complex, and mistakes often cause unexpected financial-statement corrections. Great American can help your business avoid earnings surprises and the resulting scrutiny from investors, auditors, and regulators.
GA serves as an independent third party in the valuation, designation, and documentation of your derivatives and hedges, allowing you to reduce stress on internal resources and boost credibility in the event of an audit. Our professionals will accurately calculate derivative valuations and credit valuation adjustments using applicable data on forward price curves, credit statistics, volatility, interest rates, and more. If your business uses derivatives to hedge interest rates, foreign currency, or commodity risks, we can provide a clear picture of all accounting for those instruments, including any embedded costs and profits.